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Baton Rouge Lawmakers Vote to Lower Marijuana Possession Penalties

An ordinance to make the possession of up to half an ounce of marijuana punishable by a fine rather than jail time has been approved by the Baton Rogue (Louisiana) Metropolitan Council. The proposed law makes the first-time possession of up to 14 grams of marijuana a $40 fine. Second offenses would be a $60 …

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